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  • Accountancy Firms To Boost Recruitment

    Posted on Thursday, November 24, 2022 by Lydia Sinclair1 comment

    Accountancy firms are becoming increasingly worried there will be a recruitment crisis if more people do not consider a career in the industry. There has been a big drop in the number of people taking entry exams for accountancy, which could spark concern in future years when there are not enough professionals to deal with businesses’ finances. Indeed, while 103,000 people sat the CPA exam five ...

  • How Forensic Accountants Unpicked One Of The Biggest Frauds In History

    Posted on Thursday, November 17, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    One of the most important areas for accountancy recruitment is in the specialised field of forensic accounting . A forensic accountant is, broadly speaking, an accounting professional who specialises in issues that have legal consequences, which typically include fraud cases, insurance claims, divorce settlements and cases of negligence. It can sometimes involve intense and comprehensive ...

  • Why You Should Consider A Career In Accountancy

    Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    There are so many reasons you should choose a career in accounting, but some are more important than others. Accounting is a brilliant profession that allows you to put your skills to use in a helpful, professional environment and get the most out of your work. Accountancy is one of the few careers that allow you to branch across many different industries. People from many different jobs need the ...

  • How New Investment Zones May Create Accountancy Opportunities

    Posted on Saturday, October 29, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    With so much economic doom and gloom around, many graduates may be concerned about the prospects for the coming months. However, there could be some good news on the way. Although there has been much debate and no little critical comment about the government’s new approach to the economy, the decision to cut taxes both for individuals and firms will certainly give accountants much to do. This ...

  • What You Can And Cannot Be Asked At An Interview

    Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    If you are hoping to start a career as an accountant or move into another role, your knowledge of recruitment practices may be as important as your understanding of accountancy itself. While having the professional qualifications on your CV will get you interviews, it is in that room that the decisive moments will take place, as you will be among a number of candidates and it is the ones who ...

  • Most Common Work Frustrations Among Accountants

    Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    Every career has its frustrations, whether you are not being appreciated for your hard work or management is failing to train you for job progression. Accountancy is no different, with more than half of employees admitting feeling stressed and burnt out. Here are the most common work frustrations for accountants, so you can avoid the same problems and enjoy a fulfilling career. Overworked ...

  • What Skills Are Essential In Forensic Accounting?

    Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    Accountancy is a very broad field that encompasses a range of different skills, fields and industries all with the single goal of ensuring that financial information is consolidated, recorded and reported to all stakeholders and shareholders that need to know. One of the most unique fields in the whole of accounting recruitment is forensic accounting jobs , as the field requires not only skills ...

  • Deloitte Embarks On UK Recruitment Drive

    Posted on Thursday, September 29, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    In a piece of good news for anyone looking for accounting jobs in London and elsewhere around the UK, professional services firm Deloitte has announced that it will be expanding its consulting practice in the country by 40 per cent come 2027, adding around 11,000 employees to its workforce. This new recruitment drive has been launched in response to a hike in demand for businesses all over the UK ...

  • How New Accountants Can Work With Tech

    Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    For any graduates seeking to make their way in the world, the interaction between new technology and the world of work will be both a fascinating and sometimes unnerving one. On the one hand, there is the idea, which dates back to the days of the Luddites, that machines will destroy jobs and render vast swathes of the population unemployed. This has not happened because technology has created new ...

  • Progress your career – Positively, Pro Actively and Successfully

    Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 by Amelia LittlejohnNo comments

    We all know that there are certain things we can do to move our careers along the desired trajectory, but if we are honest with ourselves, there are probably many things we neglect to do in order to achieve this. Life gets busy, we know that! And life is a journey, and it’s our job to make it enjoyable and fulfilling, but it is also so easy to find yourself in being carried along for the ride, ...